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Dogmatic Intolerance

May 2, 2011

It is only where adversaries are opposed with genuine dogmatic intolerance that there is the possibility of genuine and profitable discussion. For it is only there that one confession has something to say to the other.

Karl Barth, Church Dogmatics, I/2, trans. G. W. Bromiley, ed. G. W. Bromiley and T.F. Torrance (Edinburgh: T&T Clark, 1956), 827.